What Is A Spinal Adjustment And How Is It Performed?

It’s what chiropractors are known for.

If you don’t know anything else about them, you know they do this.

You might not know what they’re called, but you can describe them if you need to.

They’re called spinal adjustments, and they’re what makes the infamous popping sounds you always hear about.

They’re what chiropractors use to treat back pain along with many other symptoms.

In the article below we’ll talk all about spinal adjustments.

Continue reading to learn more.


Greensboro Chiropractor Tells You What You Need to Know About Subluxations

In a perfect world, there would be no back pain.

We could sit at our desks all day at work with no negative consequences.

We wouldn’t have to worry about proper lifting techniques.

And our backs wouldn’t get worse with age, making our golden years more enjoyable.

Unfortunately, our world isn’t perfect. And back pain is very real.

If we sit at our desks for hours on end, we will most definitely suffer from it.

Lift with your back and not your legs, and you’re in for a rough few days.

And, unfortunately, our backs break down as we get older because they are at the center of almost every movement.

Life, in general, tends to impose forces of movement that can take one or more vertebrae out of ideal, centered alignment.

In the chiropractic world, a misalignment of vertebrae in relation to the next vertebrae is called a subluxation.

In the article below, you will learn everything you need to know about subluxations.

Greensboro Chiropractor Explains The Essential Functions Of The Spinal Cord

Most people know what the spine is, and how important a healthy spine is to our well-being.

But not as many people know exactly what the spinal cord is or what it does.

You might be amazed when you find out all that the spinal cord does.

In the article below, we will learn what exactly the spinal cord is and what it does.

How Does Whiplash Affect The Rest Of Your Body?

If you’ve ever been in a car accident, you likely sustained some type of injury.

Even the most insignificant fender benders can cause some type of damage to your body.

Luckily, most of them aren’t serious, but the damage has still been done.

Sometimes you think you’ve escaped without injury, but hours, or even days later you start developing symptoms that you haven’t noticed up until that point.

That’s why it’s always important to seek medical attention after an accident, no matter how you feel.

When you’re involved in an accident, your endorphins and the flow of adrenaline can prevent you from feeling any pain immediately after the fact.

Serious injuries can go undetected until the body has had a chance to return to its normal state.

One of the most common injuries you can sustain during your accident, that can also go unnoticed, is whiplash.

Whiplash frequently occurs in car accidents because of the sudden impact that accompanies them.

Most people think whiplash only affects your neck.

It does affect your neck, but it can also affect you in many more ways.

In the article below we will learn about whiplash, and how it affects your body.

How Your Job Could Be Shortening Your Life

 From the second we step foot in kindergarten, we are groomed to find a good job.

When we enter the workforce, our job will take up the vast majority of our time.

On the minimum, we will spend 40 hours and five days a week at our job. And that’s usually low balling it for most of us.

We see our bosses and co-workers more than we see our families.

So it is extremely important to find a job that is fulfilling, and one that fills all of our needs.

From kindergarten to high school, to college, we are on a quest to find that right job, the right career, that will satisfy us emotionally and financially.

Choosing the wrong job can have dire consequences.

It can leave us unfulfilled wanting more out of life.

It can leave us financially dependent on other jobs or government assistance because it doesn’t pay enough.

Those are obvious drawbacks to finding the wrong job.

Did you know working the wrong job can also shorten our life expectancy, as well as making us sick while we’re alive?

Actually, even if we love our job, it could have those adverse effects on us.

Below, we’ll talk about those effects and what causes them.

13 Symptoms of Shock Top Pay Attention To After a Car Accident

What are the Symptoms of Shock after a Car Accident? 

If you were involved in a Car Accident, depending on the severity of the crash, there is a chance that your body could go into shock if it’s not getting enough blood flow. 

Shock can lead to more serious complications that include oxygen deprivation, organ damage, or a heart attack if the victim is left untreated. 

After experiencing a traumatic car accident, it is crucial to be examined at the scene of the accident and then taken immediately to the emergency room. 

When someone experiences shock after a car crash it can be life-threatening. If you have been involved in a car accident, it is important to be aware of any symptoms of shock. Shock requires 

When To Call The Doctor For Back Pain Symptoms

Signs it’s Time to See a Doctor for Back Pain 

Back Pain is very common and causes many people pain and discomfort at some point in their lives.

Pain indicates that there is inflammation going on in the body, and there can be many causes of inflammation, such as joint, muscle, nerve dysfunction, or structural imbalances.  

Back pain can occur in many different ways, and cause pain that is very mild all the way to severe, life-altering debilitation. Each person will experience back pain for a different reason, and not everyone will suffer the same amount of pain.